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Density of Population, Compiled from 9th census

Title:
Density of Population, Compiled from 9th census
Creator:
Witzleben, Arthur de
Date:
1872
Type:
Map
Format:
reformatted digital
Subject:
g3706.e25 1870 .w583
Description:
Raster, Original Sheet(s): 42 x 38 cm., Website description: Here designed this early map of the 1870 census convince Congress to fund an atlas of the census. Walker’s decision to map density reflected his concern with the growth of urbanization., In upper left margin: Ninth census., In lower right margin: J. Bien, Lith., Includes legend indicating population density in the eastern United States in 1870., Ancillary map: California., Drawn by A. de Witzleben., Classification: G3706.E25 1870 .W583 Classification Scheme: lcc., Host/Source Creator: United States. Census Office. Host/Source Contributor: Walker, Francis Amasa, 1840-1897. Host Type of Resource: text. Host Extent: xlix, 804 p. : maps. Host Classification: HA201 1870 .A5 v.1 Host Classification Scheme: lcc., Alternate title from Website.